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Cup

Pinkish drab ware. Painted outside with orange circles and blade hatching. Perfect. Decorated cup - red and brown design.

Provenance

From Gamai, Tomb V 7, No. 1. By 1924: Mrs. Oric Bates Collection; 1924: Given by Mrs. Oric Bates to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates

Nubian, Meroitic Period, 270 B.C.–A.D. 320

Findspot

Gamai, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

24.389

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels